Gallery: MVRDV + ABOUTBLANK Design Expansive New Transit Hub and Archeo...

But as the architects design supports infrastructure growth which would bring an increased population to the area through various forms of mass transit, they seek to be careful to preserve and develop the peaceful environment and green space of the area. Asphalt paved bus stations currently at the site will gradually be excavated as part of the archeological work, after which the pits themselves are to be preserved as the surrounding landscape is developed with fertile soil and a variety of vegetation. Similarly, where underground rail lines have already been excavated, the above ground areas will be transformed to enjoyable, social nature-bound space.

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